M.704 First Officer  James Richard Burton 
 flag england  b.  26 Oct 1914, Selby Yorks 2 Dec 1941 to Aug-45 

 ata james burton 1939 1939

 ata james burton ATA  ATAM   

 

 prev. aircraft fitter for Blackburn Repairs, Yorks.

Address in 1941: 61 Armoury Rd, Selby Yorks

Blackburn TF Mk. IV 

d. 30 Aug 1945 (Died in ATA Service) - Firebrand IV EK635 stalled after takeoff from RAF Brough.

The Accidents Committee reported that the aircraft was seen to take off tail-down, and the undercarriage was retracted (thus increasing the nose-up trim); it then climbed to about 300 ft, stalled and dived to the ground.

buried Selby Cemetery

 


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